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Up to Pace: The demolition of the Learning Resources Center

Up to Pace: The demolition of the Learning Resources Center

Jessica Bonacci, Multimedia Editor

Watch the Wood Word's coverage of the Learning Resources Center demolition....

May 24, 2017

Recent News Stories

Marywood confers 938 degrees at 99th commencement

Marywood confers 938 degrees at 99th commencement

May 23, 2017

Students from around the world gathered in the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. for Marywood’s 99th graduation ceremony. The 938 students in the class of 20...

Philosophy department offers new bioethics certificate program

Philosophy department offers new bioethics certificate program

May 23, 2017

Marywood students will have the option to earn a 14-credit certificate in bioethics through the philosophy department starting next semester. According to...

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Sr. John Says: Positivity, students, and social advocacy

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor

With the spring semester over, Sr. John Southwick, IHM, assistant director of Campus Ministry, sat down with The Wood Word to discuss her feelings on positivity, Marywood...

May 18, 2017

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

Counseling Center sheds light on sexual assault awareness

May 2, 2017

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

Marywood SALD hosts first leadership awards ceremony

April 30, 2017

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

Group Spotlight: Caritas Club

April 28, 2017

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Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

Our Opinion: Marywood shows improvement, earns a C on report card

The Editorial Board

Marywood headed into the 2016-2017 academic year with a great deal of uncertainty. There was room for improvement for the university after it earned a D on our annual rep...

May 24, 2017

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

OPINION: The NFL Draft is a strange process

May 2, 2017

OPINION: Brain typing could revolutionize communication

OPINION: Brain typing could revolutionize communication

April 26, 2017

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Marywood adds rugby; hopes for new revenue, minimal cost

Marywood adds rugby; hopes for new revenue, minimal cost

John Ferraro and Rachel Looker

Once a rumor. Then an idea. Now a reality. The administration made it official in February. Rugby is coming to Marywood University. In a statement on the Marywood Pacers' website, Di...

May 10, 2017

PACER SPORTS REPORT: Men’s lacrosse advances to CSAC final; softball to host playoffs

PACER SPORTS REPORT: Men’s lacrosse advances to CSAC final; softball to host playoffs

May 2, 2017

Graphic credit/ Katlynn Whitaker Men’s Tennis v. Misericordia University Men’s tennis ended its season on a positive note beating Misericordia last Wednesday. Junior Ahmed AlOreif a...

ANALYSIS: SK Telecom T1 rolls to esports Victory in Korean Finals

ANALYSIS: SK Telecom T1 rolls to esports Victory in Korean Finals

April 30, 2017

SK Telecom T1 demonstrated their strength last week when they dominated kt Rolster...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, May 6

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 9 - Cabrini University 20

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 10 - Gwynedd Mercy University 9

  • Saturday, May 6

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Gwynedd Mercy University 8

  • Saturday, May 6

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Immaculata University 3

  • Saturday, May 6

    Men's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Cabrini University 18

  • Friday, May 5

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 6 - Gwynedd Mercy University 15

  • Thursday, May 4

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 1 - Cabrini University 13

  • Wednesday, May 3

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 20 - Neumann University 4

  • Monday, May 1

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - University of Scranton 6

  • Saturday, April 29

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 17 - Cabrini University 7

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Everything, Everything”

Bethany Wade, Photography Editor

“Everything, Everything” felt like a sugar-coated love story full of every romance cliche under the sun until the last 20 minutes. Then it got worse. The latest young...

May 23, 2017

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

Classes may be ending, but summer concerts are just beginning

Kat Bischak, A&E Staff Writer

Although spring classes are coming to an end here in NEPA, there's plenty of concerts to keep you busy all summer long. Alternative rock band The 1975 is scheduled to play...

May 11, 2017

On Screen S2 Ep. 14

On Screen S2 Ep. 14

May 4, 2017

Improv Beyond show doesn’t disappoint

Improv Beyond show doesn’t disappoint

May 3, 2017

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